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Fighter Summary

85

Yoel Romero

Middleweight #21

Record: 9-4

Active: 7 years, 2 months

Ratings and Rankings
Metric Rating Ranking
Performance 85
B
21
Power 96
A
5
Offensive 98
A+
2
Defensive 87
B+
18
Records
Overall 9-4 (69.2%)
Versus Top 10 1-4 (20%)
Versus > .500 Fighters 8-4 (66.7%)
Versus < .500 Fighters 1-0 (100%)
Last 5 Fights 1-4 (20%)
Superlatives
Best Win Middleweight #7 Derek Brunson (11-5)
2014-01-15 UFC Fight Night: Rockhold vs Philippou
Round 3 KO/TKO Elbows
Worst Loss Middleweight #9 Robert Whittaker (11-3)
2018-06-09 UFC 225: Whittaker vs. Romero 2
Round 5 S-DEC
Other Statistics
Finishes 7 (53.8%)
KOs 7 (53.8%)
Submissions 0 (0%)
Decisions 2 (15.4%)
Opponent Record 106-45
Average Opponent Rank 11.8
Long Streak W 8 (11/12/2016)
Current Streak L 3

Recent Trend Analysis

Fight Results
ResultOpponent
L
2020-03-07
Israel Adesanya (8-0)
Middleweight #1
Round 5 U-DEC
UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero
L
2019-08-17
Paulo Costa (5-0)
Middleweight #6
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 241: Cormier vs. Miocic 2
L
2018-06-09
Robert Whittaker (11-3)
Middleweight #9
Round 5 S-DEC
UFC 225: Whittaker vs. Romero 2
W
2018-02-10
Luke Rockhold (6-4)
Middleweight #22
Round 3 KO/TKO Punch
UFC 221: Romero vs. Rockhold
L
2017-07-08
Robert Whittaker (11-3)
Middleweight #9
Round 5 U-DEC
UFC 213: Romero vs. Whittaker
W
2016-11-12
Chris Weidman (10-5)
Middleweight #16
Round 3 KO/TKO Flying Knee
UFC 205: Alvarez vs McGregor
W
2015-12-12
Jacare Souza (9-5)
Middleweight #18
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC 194: Aldo vs McGregor
W
2015-06-27
Lyoto Machida (16-8)
Middleweight
Round 3 KO/TKO Elbows
UFC Fight Night: Machida vs Romero
W
2014-09-27
Tim Kennedy (3-2)
Middleweight
Round 3 KO/TKO Punch
UFC 178: Johnson vs Cariaso
W
2014-04-19
Brad Tavares (12-6)
Middleweight #18
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC on Fox: Werdum vs Browne
W
2014-01-15
Derek Brunson (11-5)
Middleweight #7
Round 3 KO/TKO Elbows
UFC Fight Night: Rockhold vs Philippou
W
2013-11-06
Ronny Markes (3-2)
Middleweight
Round 3 KO/TKO Punch
UFC Fight Night: Fight for the Troops
W
2013-04-20
Clifford Starks (1-2)
Middleweight
Round 1 KO/TKO Flying Knee
UFC on FOX: Henderson vs Melendez